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- A Financial Mail survey of 100 South Africanwebsites that save you time and money, placed Kalahari.net above Google, which came in the second position. Kalahari.net recently introduced 24- hour delivery on top products as well as free delivery on purchases over R250. We believe that by consistently looking at new ways to be as convenient as possible, the entire online shopping industry stand to benefit," says Hadfield.

- Research ICT Africa (RIA) is hosting an on-line discussion from Monday September 6 on intellectual property, mainly copyright, and information and communications technologies (ICTs) in Africa. The purpose of the discussion is to identify areas and issues for further research and study by RIA and its partner organisations. You can register on the web site http://www.researchictafrica.net/ to participate in the discussion, which will be faciliated by Wend Wendland of (WIPO), who will be joined in the discussion by colleagues Neema Nyerere-Drago (African Bureau), Susanna Chung (Traditional Creativity and Cultural Expressions), Lien Verbauwhede (SMEs), Lucinda Jones (Copyright Law), Christopher Kalanje (SMEs) and Esteban Burrone (SMEs).